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Advanced Diabetes Nursing

This course aims to develop students' skills and knowledge of diabetes mellitus required to provide expert levels of care as part of the multidisciplinary team within the healthcare setting.

Course Code NURS817
Level 8
Credits 30


Critically appraise literature relevant to the care of people with diabetes and utilise evidence for practice.

Apply evidence based knowledge to the care of individuals with diabetes to enhance own practice within the health care environment.

Relate pharmacodynamics and pharmacokinetics to persons with diabetes.

Interpret and respond to the needs for assessment, monitoring, treatment and education of individuals with diabetes.